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Rural tourism and recreation: principles to practice.

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Description

This book reviews the theory and practice of tourism and recreation in rural areas in Europe. Including numerous case studies , 9 chapters cover: the changing nature of recreation and tourism provision in rural areas; the emergence of sustainability in the development debate; the different levels of policy influencing recreation and tourism development, and emphasizing the connectedness between local and global processes; the role and influence of the local community in recreation and tourism; changing patterns of tourism consumption; the changing nature of tourism supply; and the processes relating to the convergence of supply and demand.

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Book Chapters

Chapter: 1 (Page no: 24) Social construction? Author(s): Roberts, L. Hall, D. Copus, A. MacLeod, M. Boyne, S.
Chapter: 2 (Page no: 53) The 'S' word. Author(s): Roberts, L. Hall, D. Sharpley, R.
Chapter: 3 (Page no: 70) Managing? Author(s): Roberts, L. Hall, D. Nylander, M. Simpson, F. Rognvaldsson, G.
Chapter: 4 (Page no: 102) Embedding rural tourism development? Author(s): Roberts, L. Hall, D. Grimes, S. Bessière, J. Simpson, F.
Chapter: 5 (Page no: 128) A sideways look at tourism demand. Author(s): Roberts, L. Hall, D.
Chapter: 6 (Page no: 147) The nature of supply or the supply of nature? Author(s): Roberts, L. Hall, D.
Chapter: 7 (Page no: 182) Where demand meets supply: markets for tourism and recreation in rural areas. Author(s): Roberts, L. Hall, D. Lane, B. Middleton, V. T. C. Williams, F.
Chapter: 8 (Page no: 219) Synthesis and conclusions. Author(s): Roberts, L. Hall, D.

Book details

  • Author Affiliation
  • Leisure and Tourism Management Department, The Scottish Agricultural College (SAC), Auchincruive, Ayr KA6 5HW, UK.
  • Year of Publication
  • 2001
  • ISBN
  • 9780851995403
  • Record Number
  • 20013121169